Author: Constant Mews
Constant is a specialist in medieval religious history and thought, and Director of the Centre for Religious Studies, Monash University. He is internationally known as author of The Lost Love Letters of Heloise and Abelard: Perceptions of Dialogue in Twelfth-Century France, and of many studies of their contemporaries, including the German visionary and musician, Hildegard of Bingen. He is currently completing a monograph on the invention of theology in medieval Europe, 1000-1300. He is deeply committed to promoting religious literacy in a multi-religious society, and thus to interreligious dialogue.
Coronavirus: Plagues, Pandemics, and Religions
Easter is approaching, but Christians won’t be able to assemble in any traditional place of worship. In the Catholic tradition, all masses have been suspended…